Forest Landowner Field Day, Oct 13, 2017

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Forest landowners and other interested parties are invited to a Forestry Field Day on Friday, October 13, 2017. This event will convene at the Lake Holt picnic shelter in Butner, NC and include field visits to three forestry projects located on the NCDA&CS Umstead Research Farm. The tentative schedule is as follows:

9:30 a.m. – Registration at Lake Holt Picnic Shelter

10 a.m. – Field visit no. 1

11 a.m. – Field visit no. 2

12 p.m. – Catered lunch at Lake Holt picnic shelter

2 p.m. – Field visit no. 3

3 p.m. – Adjourn

The field visits will highlight pine tree genetics, shelterwood harvest techniques, and uses for shortleaf pine. Professionals from various agencies will also be on-hand to give updates and answer questions.

This is a free event, but space is limited and registration is required. Register at this link, or call your county office of NC Cooperative Extension:

Granville County – 919-603-1350

Person County – 336-599-1195

Vance County – 252-438-8188

Warren County – 252-257-3640